CARLISLE BULL SALES – 21ST APRIL 2017
The Carlisle Spring sale which included the Leading Ladies was judged by Zara Clarke of 19 Breaghey Road, Tynan, County Armagh.
Topping the day’s trade at 5600gns was Corskie Glacier 15 from Mr W J & J Green of Corskie, Garmouth, Fochabers, Moray, IV32 7NN. This Dirnanean Bradley son out of a Popes Laird daughter was purchased by J W Davidson & Sons, Hartley West Farm, Seaton Sluice Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear.
Second top price at 5000gns was Newbiemains Glitz 15 from Jim & Patricia Goldie of Newbiemains Farm, Annan, Dumfriesshire. A Blackford Albatross son out of a Kilbride Farm Rainman daughter, he was purchased by N & A & M & S Trotter of Hoselaw Farm, Kelso, Roxburghshire.
Next at 4800gns was Corskie Gus, also from Mr W J & J Green of Corskie, Garmouth, Fochabers, Moray, IV32 7NN. This Bel Dhu Capercaillie son out of a Corskie Valiant 2nd daughter sold to A & P Munro Farms, Caplich Farm, Alness, Ross-shire.
Selling for 4600gns was the Overall Male Champion Burghbridge Gabriel 15 from Mr C J G Clarke of Villa Farm, Cretingham Road, Otley, Ipswich, Suffolk. A Horsfordmanor Bonus son out of a Strathisla Popeye daughter, he was purchased by Boddington Estates Ltd, The Manor, Boddington, Cheltenham, Glos.
Next at 4100gns was Scotland Hill Goodie 15 from Mr Thomas Hill of 1 Mill Farm, Daw Lane, Wadworth Doncaster. This Scotland Viper son out of a Jaegergard Vodka daughter was purchased by Broadfield Farms, Eastington, Cheltenham, Glos.
Selling at 4000gns was Kersknowe Gaffer 15 from Mr J Jeffrey of Kersknowe, Kelso, Roxburghshire. This Braidwood Duke son out of a Chestermann Vladimir daughter was purchased by M J Wallace, Whitehills Farm, Sorbie, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire.
Top price for the Leading Ladies at 3600gns was Williams Snowqueen 8th from Mrs H Clarke, Williams Clarke Livestock, Model farm, Brick Kiln Road, Hevingham, Norwich, Norfolk. A Heathbrow Tristar daughter out of a Popes Laird daughter, she was purchased by N & N Gwynne of Castlewigg Farm, Whithorn, Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire.
Second top price at 3300gns was Newbiemains GeeWhizz from Jim & Patricia Goldie of Newbiemains Farm, Annan, Dumfriesshire. A Blackford Albatross daughter out of a Newbiemains Buckaneer daughter, she was purchased by Hindmarsh Partners, Warkshaugh, Wark, Hexham, Northumberland.
Next, selling for 3000gns was the Leading Ladies Champion Midhope Gem from Mr W J Hollingsworth of Midhope Hall Farm, Midhopestones, Sheffield. A Dirnanean Snowie daughter, she was purchased by A J Clarke of 19 Breaghey Road, Tynan, County Armagh.
Also, selling at 3000gns was Midhope Gwenn from Mr W J Hollingsworth of Midhope Hall Farm, Midhopestones, Sheffield. This Delfur Chas daughter out of a Dirnanean Snowie daughter was purchased by T C Brown & Sons, Trowdale, Brdige of Urr, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire.
CAISTOR HERD REDUCTION SALE
The top price of 3000gns went to Caistor Geminus 15, this Caistor Domitius son out of a Caistor Watson daughter was purchased by E B Webster & Sons, Whittakers Barn farm, Cracoe, Skipton, N Yorkshire.
Second top price of 2600gns was Caistor Empress 30th, a Lykke Atlantis daughter out of an Exodus daughter was purchased by C M R Soutar, Peasiehill Farm, Arbirlot, Arbroath, Angus.
Next, selling for 2300gns was Caistor Empress 14th, this Caistor Neptune daughter out of a Caistor Kojak daughter was purchased by D Bewley of Kiloran, Ruthwell, Dumfries.
Selling for 2100gns was Caistor Hannadante 5th. A Caistor Tiberius daughter out of a Caistor Neptune daughter, she was purchased by E Rossall of Sykes Fold Farm, Preesall, Poulton-le-Fylde, Lancs.
Next, at 2000gns was Caistor Regina 16th, this Caistor Barabas daughter out of a Caistor Shakespere daughter was purchased by R P Rhodes of Storwood Manor, Storwood, York.
Also, selling for 2000gns was Caistor Tzigane 2nd, this Caistor Christian daughter out of a Hedetoft United daughter was sold to D J G Wright of Innerfield Farm, Halleaths, Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire.
22 Bulls £3507.95 79% clearance
4 Served Heifers £2651.25
6 Maiden Heifers £2616.25
12 Cows and Heifers served and/or suckling and Maiden Heifers £1894.38
18 Cows & Heifers served and/or suckling £1808.92
2 Senior Bulls £2257.50